Definitions for "Special Circumstances"
Circumstances that are beyond one's control, or do not make their full impact on the person until on, or after, the census date and circumstances that make it impracticable for the person to complete the requirements for the unit during the period during which the person undertook, or was to undertake, the unit. The student can apply for a remission of HECS through the tax department, and also consideration when marking their assignments and exam through the unit assessor and/or Head of School.
See Withdrawal/Deferral Under Special Circumstances Form.
Are conditions that differentiate an individual student from a class of students rather than conditions that exist across a class of students. Also known as unusual circumstances.